Al-Shabaab has attacked a police car that was escorting passenger vehicles from Lamu to Garsen  
Occurred in Nyongoro, Kenya on November 28, 2017, at 11:10 AM
Reported by anonymous via SMS on December 1, 2017, at 7:10 AM in Hindi, Kenya
Also heard by 4 other(s)

This rumour is confirmed true and is of high priority – here's why:
The police car was ambushed by armed al-Shabaab militia a few kilometres from Gamba Police Station while escorting passenger buses from Lamu to Minjila. Several police officers were injured with gunshot wounds and are receiving treatment but the whereabouts of the others is still unknown since some had to run for their lives.

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Location Reported by Via Date
Hindi, Kenya anonymous SMS 1-Dec-2017 @ 7:10 AM
Hurara, Kenya anonymous SMS 30-Nov-2017 @ 9:30 AM
Hindi, Kenya anonymous SMS 30-Nov-2017 @ 8:25 AM
Dide Waride, Kenya anonymous SMS 28-Nov-2017 @ 12:30 PM
Garsen, Kenya anonymous SMS 28-Nov-2017 @ 12:30 PM

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